Covering Dixie Like Mildew - The SEC. All your crystal football are belong to us.
The total package?
Rece Davis declares Ole Miss "the most complete team" on Alabama's schedule so far this season. The Tide face the Rebel Black Bears tomorrow. (ESPN)
Dee Dee Bonner, discusses son and Alabama starting quarterback A.J. McCarron's relationship with Alabama head football coach Nick Saban, among other things. (Al.com)
Let's Call the Whole Thing Off.
Alabama cancels a home-and-home series against Michigan State in 2016 and 2017. Blame this one on the probability of the SEC going to a nine-game conference schedule. (Al.com)
Obligatory Johnny Manziel item of the day.
Alex Sims compares Texas A&M starting quarterback Johnny Manziel to Ole Miss and New Orleans Saints legendary QB Archie Manning. Insert Manning Passing Academy dehydrating joke here. (Bleacher Report)
Vote early, vote often.
Texas A&M students are
voting to show their support for either the classic Texas A&M "aTm"
logo, or the current "beveled" version. (Good Bull Hunting)
Desperate, but Not Serious.
Seth Emerson describes how Georgia head football coach Mark Richt is placing emphasis on improving the Dawgs' special teams play. If Richt really cared about special teams, he'd get off his tail and hire an actual special teams coach. (The Macon Telegraph)
Nothing Compares to You (except Les Miles).
Ethan Burch compares Mark Richt to LSU HC Les Miles. (The Athens Banner-Herald)
Quarterback controversy? What quarterback controversy?
Blake Morgan looks at the brewing Mississippi State QB controversy between Tyler Russell and Dak Prescott. (For Whom the Cowbell Tolls)
Is he or isn't he?
Arkansas QB Brandon Allen is being listed as "questionable" for the Razorbacks' game against Texas A&M. Allen's shoulder was injured in the game against Southern Miss two weeks ago, and sat out during Arkansas' loss to Rutgers last weekend. (AP/Yahoo! Sports)